Government set to miss tree-planting target, National Audit Office warns

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Increasing the UK's woodland will help it reach net zero by 2050
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Increasing the UK's woodland will help it reach net zero by 2050

National Audit Office says Defra lay down unrealistic timeline for key element of the UK's net zero strategy

The UK is set to fall short of its tree planting target for 2021/2022, according to a new report by the National Audit Office (NAO). Nature-based projects, including woodland creation and management,...

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